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Posts for: February, 2017

February 17, 2017
Category: Home
Tags: FDA  

FDA approved Valeant's Siliq to treat adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis, in which patients develop thick, red skin with flaky, silver-white scales, is the most common form of the disease.  

Read FDA release hereValent is developing pricing and imaging, Medscape provided informational link on Siliq.

A patient's body coverage is measured and if above 10% the biologic prescription is processed for approval with our on-site coordinator, Sue Lamb.  One needs to be checked and cleared for TB with our on-site test and return three days later for a reading to identify a smooth surface by our medical staff.  A before and after picture will be taken and any marking beyond clear will require the provider to be notiified for final measurement of area before a biologic can be administered.  

Siliq is noted to be forewarned of suicidal behavior by the FDA labeling.  All IDT psoriasis patients' are placed in prescription program and monitored to provide top-notch safety, alongside a 3-month evaluation with Dr. Schreiber.  


February 13, 2017
Category: Home
Tags: melanoma   scars  

In a tweet posted on Monday evening, Hugh Jackman revealed that he was undergoing further treatment and said it was thanks to frequent checks and amazing doctors that his non-melanoma cancer had been identified, click iimage to connect to his story.

Amazing Recovery with SkinCeuticals, click image to connect to her story.

Swimmer Saunders Survives her Journey with Melanoma, click image to connect to her story.

Post-Pregancy Melasma and CE Ferulic, antioxidant healer, click image to connect to her story.

Click image to connect to a special ABC report on past sun exposure's effect on skin.

Click image to connect to ZocDoc and reserve your appointment; we will confirm.